Portico Academy Trust Governance is run though the Trust Board. The 13 trustees are as follows;

Bob Hellen

Cheryl Woolf

Graham Lane

Frances Gretton

Alan Murkin

Kate Baynes

Sue Hay

Heather Oram

Karen Packer

Ros Sanders

Claire Smith

Ron Wright



Vice Chair & Chair of Finance

To learn more about the Portico Academy Trust trustees please click on the link below where you will be able to read a short biography of each person:


Portico Trustees - Biographies


If you wish to further discuss any issues regarding your child’s school, having been through the Headteacher/Principal first,  please contact Chair of Trustees, Mr Bob Hellen or CEO, Mrs Cheryl Woolf at Portico House, 59, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh on Sea, Essex SS9 2JB